For the past couple of years I’ve done a 24 hour gaming stream for Special Effect, a charity that develops gaming systems for people with physical disabilities to allow them to take part in this fantastic hobby. Seriously, click that link and take a look at some of the stuff they do. The charity designates … More Gameblast 17 – 24 Hour Charity Gaming Marathon!
Not so long ago, I did the very British thing and complained about some things. Modern gaming is pretty rubbish to be fair. There’s plenty wrong with the industry, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t a few positives we can focus in on! So here we are, a few things about this hobby that I’m … More Modern Gaming Is Actually Pretty Good – Arguing with myself.
No spoilers here folks! Read with confidence that no story elements will be mentioned in any depth. Screenshots won’t give away much, if anything, either. I like a good walking simulator. You know, those games in which you travel through the world and experience the story, but interaction is limited. The best ones allow you … More Virginia – My most disappointing game of 2016
Am I getting old? I might be getting old. Maybe I already am old, because I’m about to say that thing that I never thought I would. You know, the “not as good as it used to be” thing. Gaming isn’t as good as it used to be. There, I said it. Maybe it’s nostalgia, … More Modern Gaming Is A Bit Rubbish – Some might call this a rant
Deathtrap is this month’s free game on Xbox Live’s Games with Gold promotion! Which would be fine if I hadn’t bought it on Stream a couple of months prior. Annoying, but at least I bought it in the Steam sale for next to no money. Anyway, this is supposedly set in the same universe as … More Deathtrap – A free game that I paid money for…
It’s 2017 now! That means that everything will be better now and my gym will be packed for the next 6 weeks or so. But before piling into the new year, here are a few statistics from my 2016 in gaming. I know how you all love numbers. Games completed – 48 Not my best … More 2016’s Gaming Stats – Because we all really love numbers!